Tag Archives: Terrorism

Donald Trump bungles facts, history on General John Pershing, Pigs, and Muslims

Did GOP Presidential candidate Donald Trump confuse fiction for fact when he recounted a story last week for an audience at a South Carolina campaign stop? The fable involves former WWI General John J. Pershing’s service in the Philippines in the early … Continue reading

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The Oklahoma City bombing: 2011

So many of our American lives were changed by the September 11, 2001 terrorist attacks. I’ve written of my own link to that day a decade ago and how our sense of security as a nation was forever changed. On … Continue reading

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Red Cross report says detainees at CIA ‘black sites’ were tortured | csmonitor.com

Red Cross report says detainees at CIA ‘black sites’ were tortured | csmonitor.com The International Committee of the Red Cross (ICRC) concluded in 2007 that US methods to extract information from prisoners at secret CIA jails as part of the … Continue reading

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